Saccharophagus degradans Ekborg et al. 2005, sp. nov. (ATCC® 43961)

Strain Designations: 2-40  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Deposited As Microbulbifer degradans
Strain Designations 2-40
Application
Degrades polysaccharides
Isolation
Salt marsh, Virginia, USA, 1988
Type Strain yes (Ronald Weiner, personal communication)
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format freeze-dried
Preceptrol® no
Genome Sequenced Strain

Saccharophagus degradans 2-40, complete genome

Type Strain yes (Ronald Weiner, personal communication)
Comments
Genome sequenced strain
Colony Morphology Colonies on #2 agar are clear to white and then turn black in 3-5 days
Medium ATCC® Medium 2: Marine agar 2216 or marine broth 2216
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 26°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Colony Morphology Colonies on #2 agar are clear to white and then turn black in 3-5 days
Name of Depositor R Weiner, G Andrykovitch
Special Collection NSF - Bacteriology
Chain of Custody
R Weiner
G Andrykovitch
Isolation
Salt marsh, Virginia, USA, 1988
Year of Origin 1988
References

Andrykovitch G, Marx I. Isolation of a new polysaccharide-digesting bacterium from a salt marsh. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54: 1061-1062, 1988.

decomposing salt marsh grass, Spartina alternifolia, Chesapeake Bay salt marsh, Matthews County, VA.

Gonzalez JM, Weiner RM. Phylogenetic characterization of marine bacterium strain 2-40, a degrader of complex polysaccharides.. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 50: 831-834, 2000. PubMed: 10758894

Ensor LA, et al. Expression of multiple complex polysaccharide-degrading enzyme systems by marine bacterium strain 2-40.. J. Ind. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 23: 123-126, 1999. PubMed: 10510491

. Saccharophagus degradans gen. nov., sp. nov., a versatile marine degrader of complex polysaccharides. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 55: 1545-1549, 2005. PubMed: 16014479

Ronald Weiner, personal communication

Ronald Weiner, personal communication

Ronald Weiner, personal communication

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF063028 Bacterium 2-40 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF055269 Microbulbifer sp. 2-40 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence

Nucleotide (GenBank) : CP000282 Saccharophagus degradans 2-40, complete genome

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